The MBTA is planning major service improvements along Bus Route 39, one of MBTA's busiest routes operating between Forest Hills and the Back Bay. The public is invited to a meeting to review recommendations for the proposed improvements at the following date, time, and location:
Wednesday, February 3, 6:00-8:00PM, Curley School, 493 Centre Street
The improvements include reduced bus trip times, better service reliability, enhanced bus stops and shelters, and improved passenger comfort and convenience. The purpose of the meeting is to review the overall recommendations that have been developed through the 2009 Working Group public process.
For more information, contact Erik Scheier at the MBTA, 617-222-3214.
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